Genus Oberonia section Hymenobractea
Genus Oberonia Lindl. section Hymenobractea Schltr., Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 1 (1911) 175. Type species: Oberonia
Stems much elongated. Leaf blades not articulated with the sheaths, leathery. Flower axis distinctly bent causing the flowers, which are in almost all sections parallel to the rachis, to bend to the top of the inflorescence. Petals often with serrate margins. Lip with a very broad base with very short auricles, narrowed to the apex.
(After Schlechter, 1912)